A Closer Look: Conservation of Paintings

Editor/Author Bomford, David with Dunkerton, Jill and Wyld, Martin
Publication Year: 2009
Publisher: National Gallery

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ISBN: 978-1-85709-441-1
Category: Arts & Leisure - Art & Art History
Image Count: 82
Book Status: Available

A Closer Look: Conservation of Paintings discusses the material nature of paintings and the ways that they have changed, both naturally and at the hands of previous restorers. It also describes the main types of conservation treatment carried out on panel and canvas paintings and some of the complex issues involved in cleaning and restoration.

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